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Candidate defends expats’ rights: We can’t live without foreigners

Faridoon tackles environment, labor rights, education KUWAIT: Hussein Faridoon is a candidate from the second district running in the National Assembly elections for the first time. He is an author…

Kuwait not isolated from Mideast turmoil, challenges: Ambassador

LONDON: The current turmoil and tension in the Middle East is affecting all regional countries and that also includes Kuwait, said Kuwaiti Ambassador to the UK Khaled Al-Duwaisan late Friday.…

No jammers in jails

KUWAIT: The interior ministry also denied a press report claiming that there are jamming devices with health risks for inmates at the Central Jail. “This (claim) is utterly untrue,” the…

DNA tests pending

Last week, HH the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah directed HH the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah to reconsider the DNA law in accordance with constitutional principles…

9,696 people granted citizenship in 6 years

KUWAIT: Ministry of Interior statistics show that 9,696 people have been granted Kuwaiti citizenship in the period of 2010-2016, according to various citizenship articles. Meanwhile, the Cabinet’s citizenship committee has…

Indian working for an airline arrested for facilitating the entry of people who had been deported from Kuwait

KUWAIT: An Indian working for an airline was arrested for facilitating the entry of people who had been deported from Kuwait and helping them get residency visas for money, said…

Drug dealer arrested

KUWAIT: An Asian man was arrested with possession of three kilograms of heroin, a kilogram of ice (methamphetamine) and 10,000 illicit pills, said security sources, noting that the suspect confessed…

Reckless driver arrested

KUWAIT: A Saudi juvenile was arrested for driving without a license, stunt driving and endangering his life and the lives of others. Security sources said the suspect resisted arrest and…

Clinton faces new FBI probe as race enters last 10 days

Rebels fight to break Aleppo siege

Lebanon to elect prez but divisions run deep

Key political blocs disagree on almost everything…

Trump gives $10 million, still short on investment promise

Australian Miss Universe defends Trump…